Funivie del Lago Maggiore

Have you ever agreed to do something that you realize is insane only once it’s far too late? That happened to me this weekend, as I clung to my toddler inside a bucket that dangled from a cable over a mountain at Funivie del Lago Maggiore. It was the price to pay for not wanting… Continue reading Funivie del Lago Maggiore

Borromean Islands, Stresa, Italy [Take 1]

Each week I fall a little more in love with the region we’ll live in for the next three years. We’re close to Milan, but as nature lovers we’re most excited about the lakes and mountains. By which I mean some of the world’s most beautiful lakes and the frickin’ ALPS. I grew up amidst cornfields in Indiana.… Continue reading Borromean Islands, Stresa, Italy [Take 1]